P.E.O. District of Columbia Chapter

Leadership

Gallery of Past State Presidents

Explore the rich legacy of the P.E.O. District of Columbia Chapter through our Gallery of Past State Presidents, spanning 88 years of dedicated service and leadership in the heart of our nation. Despite evolving times, the unwavering commitment of our wonderful Past State Presidents remains a constant thread.

Past Presidents – P.E.O. District of Columbia Chapter

~Laura Van Duyn Hanson, F
1935-36
~Susan T. Wyland, S
1979-80
~Katherine Flower Jacob, E
1936-37
  Jane A. Manley, Q (S)
1980-81
~Ella R. Fales, A
1937-38
~Mary V. Osterndorf, H
1981-82
~Maude N. Stockberger, B
1938-39
~Anne M. Elledge, U (BU/NC)
1982-83
~Beth Moose Ferguson, H
1939-40
  Martha Hardman, F
1983-84
~S. Elizabeth Reynolds, D
1940-41
  Nelda B. Granum, J
1984-85
~Elizabeth P. Hutton, A
1941-42
~Merry Canavan, AA
1985-86
~Harriet A. Fohrman, K
1942-43
  Dixie Hungerford, T
1986-87
~Jane Mackay Anderson, J
1943-44
~Donna Glenn, AD
1987-88
~Margaret Buckles, N
1944-45
~Edna Hicks, D
1988-89
~Jessie O. Elting, B
1945-46
  Shirley Camp, N (L)
1989-90
~Alma Barry, O
1946-47
  Frances Madill, Y
1990-91
~Anne M. Wilkinson, R
1947-48
~Ingrid W. Gillilland, AB (G)
1991-92
~Opal J. Brewster, Q
1948-49
~Helen C. Chapin, B
1992-93
~Cora Edgington Coombs, H
1949-50
  Hellen F. Sizemore, G
1993-94
~May S. Fales, A
1950-51
  Sandra J. Timmons, S
1994-95
~Essie E. Robbins, C
1951-52
  Jean D. Lauderdale, AA
1995-96
~Margaret R. Rommel, M
1952-53
~Kitty L. Johnson, M
1996-97
~Grace C. Bowden, V
1953-54
  Jane H. Roth, Y (BM/VA)
1997-98
~Helen M. McIntosh, G
1954-55
~Phyllis F. Herndon, K (F)
1998-99
~Anna-Marie Hogin, W
1955-56
  Leslie B. Dougherty, AE (QJ/CA)
1999-00
~Della Brown, K
1956-57
~Gertrude L. Peterson, T
2000-01
~Esther J. Patrick, N
1957-58
  Jane P. Singletary, F
2001-02
~Berniece S. Armstrong, I
1958-59
  Lynn T. White, S (CU/MI)
2002-03
~Marguerite S. Jansky, E
1959-60
  Susan Parry, K (G)
2003-04
~Esther Ricca, Q
1960-61
  Barbara E. Wozney, Y
2004-05
~Roxie E. Avery, R
1961-62
~Nancy E. Gwinn, AA
2005-06
~Adele Thode Jameson, J
1962-63
  Beth Miller Howser, AE
2006-07
~Patricia C. Nordine, D (Y)
1963-64
  Carol A. Weese, AF
2007-08
~Dorothy L. Lewis, T
1964-65
  Mary B. Challstrom, B
2008-09
~Rowena R. Primm, K
1965-66
  Patricia Balestrieri, Y
2009-10
~Jean Stultz, P
1966-67
~Dana Osterndorf, H
2010-11
~Mary Prussing, AA
1967-68
  Cӓran Kolbe McKee, U
2011-12
~Bernice L. Varhus, AC
1968-69
  Isabelle DuBois Wattles, S (VX/CA)
2012-13
~Kathryn M. Towne, H
1969-70
  Patricia L. Nordine, Y
2013-14
~Ruth W. Bright, F
1970-71
  Kathy Devadas, M
2014-15
~Irene F. Geiss, I
1971-72
  Susan Moses, AA
2015-16
~Adele P. Reed, T
1972-73
  Jennifer Bream, G
2016-17
~Mary Irons, G
1973-74
  Susan Harber, AE
2017-18
~Harriet W. Lynn, L
1974
  Laura McFarland, U
2018-19
~Carmaleta B. Early, Q
1974-75
  Sacha Carey, AE
2019-20
~Vivian H. Kiley, Y
1975-76
  Margaret Lliteras, Y
2020-21
~Martha Esther Thompson Joos, W
1976-77
  Sarah Beatty, U
2021-22
~Constance Corbin, M
1977-78
  Jane Byerley, F
2022-23
~Irene B. Williams, B
1978-79
  Ashley Ridlon, AG
2023-24 
~Chapter Eternal